Self-taught watercolour artist Roy Tibbits began painting in 1990 and is an active member of the Federation of Canadian Artists. Roy has been selected in a number of juried shows at their gallery in Vancouver. Roy's paintings were featured in the March/April 2004 and March/April 2007 issues of “Art Avenue”'a Federation of Canadian Artists publication.
Roy is also an Associate member of Canadian Painters in Watercolour. In 2006, three of his paintings were submitted to the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour Atlantic Associates juried show where one received”Best Building Category”and the other two received “Honourable mention”.
In 1999, 2000 and again in 2001, Roy has had his work selected as a finalist in the “Art of the Automobile” competition sponsored by The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada,with his works of art traveling to various cities. In 2014 and 2015 two of Roy's works were accepted in to the Thompson Nicola Shuswap chapter of the federation of Canadian Artists, national Juried show.
In 2015 ,two of Roy's works were accepted into the Society of Canadian Artists, 47th National Juried show at the Gainsborough Gallery. Also in 2015 work was accepted into the Canadian Society of Painters in watercolour, 90th Open watercolour Exhibition.